Joan E. Davis
Joan E. Davis, age 86, of Liberty, Illinois died Thursday, March 9, 2017, at 4:00 am in her home.
Joan was born January 12, 1931 in Quincy, Illinois, the daughter of Leonard and Matilda Siebers Schutte. She married Glen D. Davis on May 19, 1951 in Quincy, IL. He preceded her in death in November 21, 1993.
Joan took care of her children at home until they were grown, and then she cleaned homes for over 40 years. She was very active in her church, St. Rose. She loved serving others. She enjoyed vegetable gardening and growing flowers.
Survivors include her son, Monte B. Davis, Sr. of Climax Springs, MO; two grandchildren, Monte (Sallie) Davis, Jr. of Independence, MO and Brooke (Barney) Thomas of Quincy; 5 great grandchildren, Malcolm Davis of Independence, MO and Barnell Barnez, Brinique, and Breighlyn Thomas, all of Quincy; two brothers, Jerry Schutte of Quincy, and Roy “Curly” (Naomi) Schutte of Canton, MO; a sister-in-law, Norma Schutte of Sturgeon, MO.
Joan was preceded in death by her parents and a daughter, Sherry Davis; two brothers, Kenneth “Cotton” Schutte and Leonard “Butch” Schutte.
Services: 12:10 pm Monday, March 13, 2017 at St. Rose of Lima, with Father Arnaud Devillers and Father Robert Fromageot officiating.
Burial: Greenmount Cemetery
Visitation: 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm, Sunday March 12, 2017 at Hansen-Spear Funeral Home with the Rosary to be said at 5:00 pm
Memorials: St. Rose of Lima Parish
Hansen-Spear Funeral Directors are in charge of the arrangements.